60s REVIEW: my new fave adventure shorts

60s REVIEW: my new fave adventure shorts

Such a snob… I used to think of Columbia Sportswear as a bit of a wannabe outdoor brand.  No idea why actually.  When I lived in the Yukon it was a Columbia 3-in-1 jacket that kept me from freezing to death before and after many a ski race.  That big zip up...
So much for THAT…

So much for THAT…

So much for that… Well, I had a topic planned for today’s post and then I walked into TY 7-Dials and that all pretty much went to hell J Let me fill in the gaps… Woke up this morning in London, UK (that is a key ingredient to the story – -and YES, I fully know...
23 years on this team

23 years on this team

The secret?   Do you really want to know? Okay – don’t be disappointed when you don’t like the answer. The secret is LUCK. Yup… LUCK. Paul (he’s my soulmate, life teammate, best friend and husband) and I celebrated that ‘being...
Travel Tip #1 – no protein bars people

Travel Tip #1 – no protein bars people

So last week I was cruising down to South Florida to work at the Hockey Summit training camp, which is an 8-week off-season training camp for professional and college hockey players.  I will be here for three weeks in total this summer to run the off-ice workouts for...
8.5 hours night flight from seat 35C

8.5 hours night flight from seat 35C

Typically when I travel I manage to weasel and upgrade to at least Economy Plus (I pay for it, not like I wheel up and they just ask me where I would like to sit).  No such luck on this last flight.  The flight was booked by the Slovakian hockey federation because I...